The GOP congressman wants to slash the welfare state, but can't fathom a single cut he'd make to defense spending.
An elderly African American veteran is shot for no reason at all.
Sometimes a devastating defeat is just a devastating defeat.
What could happen if the mandate is struck down.
An unnervingly large percentage of white America believes that blacks just need to "work harder" to succeed.
At the South by Southwest music festival, Millennials and Gen X unite.
Rallies can energize supporters of a cause, but rarely do they change policy.
The Law in These Parts asks tough questions about the role of the courts in Israeli settlement policy.
Political scientist's model predicts Republicans gaining a slight majority.
When historian Tony Judt cared passionately about a problem he was able to redefine its terms. Pity he didn't care about a few more things.
Odds are still good that pundits won't notice the radicalism of either politician.
Striking down the individual mandate leaves only one of two options: adopt a system in which government pays for health care, or do nothing.
Is there any there?
After winning a $75 million grant from the Department of Education, the Aloha State has come under fire for not implementing enough changes. Friday ends a four-day visit from the feds to see how things are progressing.
Links for your evening.